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  • Candace Pert dies at 67; neuroscientist discovered opiate receptor

    Candace Pert dies at 67; neuroscientist discovered opiate receptor
    Shortly before she entered graduate school at Johns Hopkins University in 1970, Candace Pert broke her back in a riding accident. Dulling the pain from her injury with morphine led her to speculate about how the drug exerted its effects on the brain....
  • Lawmakers target prescription drug ads on Craigslist

    Lawmakers target prescription drug ads on Craigslist
    The ad on Craigslist was blunt. It offered drugs for money, just like a street corner dealer. The seller was hawking Norco, a popular painkiller, for $6. "Had a left over bottle from a car accident," the anonymous seller posted. "I'm not the police,...
  • Marijuana laws done right

    Marijuana laws done right
    The Justice Department made headlines last week when it announced a new federal policy on marijuana. It should come as welcome news to the majority of Americans who, according to an April Pew Research Center poll, believe marijuana should be made legal...
  • Stocks drop sharply on Fed stimulus fears

    Stocks drop sharply on Fed stimulus fears
    NEW YORK — Encouraging signs for the labor market caused alarm on Wall Street as investors sped up a broad sell-off, fueled by worries the Federal Reserve will soon scale back its stimulus. Major U.S. indexes closed sharply lower Thursday as yet...
  • NPR's Scott Simon: A vigil for his dying mother, tweeted with love

    NPR's Scott Simon: A vigil for his dying mother, tweeted with love
    Scott Simon, a radio host for NPR’s “Weekend Edition,” gave his mother, Patricia Simon Newman Gilband, a very public farewell. For the last few days, Simon, who has more than a million followers on Twitter, has been tweeting odes and...
  • Jon Hamm, Daniel Radcliffe to return in 'A Young Doctor's Notebook'

    Jon Hamm, Daniel Radcliffe to return in 'A Young Doctor's Notebook'
    The doctors are in, again: Jon Hamm and Daniel Radcliffe have signed on for a second season of  "A Young Doctor's Notebook & Other Stories," TV network Sky Arts announced. The British dramedy, which airs in the U.S. on Ovation, stars Hamm as a reputable...
  • Doctor says he told AEG exec that Michael Jackson was a drug addict

    Doctor says he told AEG exec that Michael Jackson was a drug addict
    A doctor who traveled on Michael Jackson's 1993 worldwide "Dangerous" tour testified that he gave the singer a shot of Demerol and a 24-hour intravenous morphine drip while they were in Thailand and that he told a ranking AEG executive that the singer was...
  • Third-striker to be released over prosecutor's objection

    A man who was serving 25 years to life in prison under the state’s three strikes law after a conviction for unlawful taking of a vehicle will be released from custody after a judge determined Monday that he does not pose an unreasonable risk of...
  • Allison Miller drums up attention far beyond the jazz world

     Allison Miller drums up attention far beyond the jazz world
    Drummer Allison Miller's album "Boom Tic Boom" with her band of the same name was one of the most memorable debuts of 2010, and marked her as a rising star. It was a bold album marked by a deftly swinging drive, rich ensemble playing and a wealth of...
  • Review: NBC's 'Crossing Lines' shoots for global action

    Review: NBC's 'Crossing Lines' shoots for global action
    In the wide world of movies and television, the words "international production" often seem to mean something akin to "free vacation." I exaggerate. There is work to be done. Still, in comparing the level of on-screen talent with the glorified B-movie...
  • Black Sabbath makes its own luck with '13'

    Black Sabbath makes its own luck with '13'
    For decades, the question from fans and journalists was constant and predictable: Would the heavy metal originators of Black Sabbath ever make another album? Not that they hadn't tried. In 2001, singer Ozzy Osbourne, guitarist Tony Iommi, bassist Geezer...